Civics 101 Program
Wellington's Tom Atkins Civics 101 is a civic engagement program for the Village of Wellington's middle and high schools that provides an opportunity for students to meet their elected officials and learn more about the policy-making processes and operations of municipal government. Students attend three educational sessions.
Meeting the Elected Officials
A chance to ask questions about the day to day functions of an elected official.
Meeting the Departments
An overview of what roles and responsibilities each department the Village is responsible for.
Implementing a Mock Council Meeting
Students learn and practice how to host and participate in a municipal council meeting.
Civics 101 will return Fall 2021
Spring 2021 Palm Beach Central High School Student Council
Spring 2021 Wellington Community High School Student Council
Interest & Questions
For more information about the program, please email Chris O'Connor or call 561-612-6697.